What to watch MONDAY
All times Central. Start times can vary based on cable/satellite provider. Confirm times on your on-screen guide.
NBA TV & TNT, beginning at 11 a.m. Live The NBA celebrates the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday with five national TV games: Orlando at New York (NBA TV), Minnesota at Atlanta (NBA TV), Phoenix at Memphis (TNT), Milwaukee at Brooklyn (TNT) and Golden State at L.A. Lakers (TNT).
FOX, 7 p.m. Season Premiere
The fourth season premiere kicks off with another jaw-dropping signature disaster that only Los Angeles’ finest and most fearless first responders can handle. Angela Bassett, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Kenneth Choi, Oliver Stark and Peter Krause star.
Ellen’s Game of Games NBC, 7 p.m.
In “Dash Test Dummies,” contestants play Ellen’s favorite games Oh Ship!, Aw Snap, Say Whaaat?! and Taste Buds. The winner of each of the first four rounds moves on to Know or Go, and that winner advances to Hotter Hands for a chance to win a cash prize.
The CW, 7 p.m. Season Premiere
In “Season Pass,” Spencer (Daniel Ezra) finds
himself on the defense after an interview he gave comes out, upsetting his old teammates, and emotions get the best of them. Billy (Taye Diggs) is excited for a fresh start at South Crenshaw High, but he first must confront something from his past that could be a roadblock to his success.
Bob (Hearts) Abishola
CBS, 7:30 p.m.
In the new episode “The Wrong Adebambo,” Abishola’s (Folake Olowofoyeku) husband, Tayo (guest star Dayo Ade), makes a surprise visit from Nigeria to Detroit, and Bob (Billy Gardell) sees this as a perfect opportunity for Abishola to ask Tayo for a divorce.
9-1-1: Lone Star
FOX, 8 p.m. Season Premiere
Gina Torres joins Season 2 of the 9-1-1 spinoff as Capt. Tommy Vega. But even as Capt. Owen Strand (Rob Lowe) welcomes Vega to the 126, he must face the unexpected arrival of his exwife, Gwyneth (guest star Lisa Edelstein), who visits Austin to check on their firefighter son, T.K. (Ronen Rubinstein). All of this occurs as the rescue squad must deal with an emergency that the Texas capital has never encountered before.
NBC, 8 p.m.
In “Tamara and Leo,” another pair competes on a new episode of the game show from LeBron James and Chris Hardwick.
Weakest Link NBC, 9 p.m.
In “Who Needs a Designated Thinker?” Jane Lynch hosts a new episode of this revival of the international game-show phenomenon. Eight strangers work as a team to play a high-stakes game of trivia. They turn on one another to eliminate the weakest in hopes of winning up to a $1 million prize.